Designed around the semi-auto pistol

  • Prerequisites - None

  • Upon completion of the course, you will have an understanding of the defensive use of the handgun and will have developed confidence in yourself and your weapon

Range Drills Include:

  • Loading and Unloading
  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Sight Picture
  • Sight Alignment
  • Trigger Control
  • Presentation from Ready and Holster
  • Target Engagement from varying distances
  • Malfunction Clearing
  • Emergency and Tactical Reloading
  • Much more

Firearm and Equipment Requirements:

  • Semi-auto pistol
  • Calibers - Any you can control
  • 200 rounds of ammunition - minimum
  • 3 magazines - minimum
  • Electronic Hearing Protection – mandatory
  • Eye Protection
  • Ball Cap
  • Rigid holster fixed to your side by belt or paddle
  • Sturdy belt to hold up your pants and your holster!
  • Magazine pouch if you have it
  • Magazine loader if you have it
  • If you need gear assistance, contact me 

Age Requirements:

Minimum age if unaccompanied is 16

Minimum age if accompanied by a parent is 12

Advanced Handgun Courses

Intermediate and Advanced Handgun Courses

  • Prerequisites – Defensive Handgun

Range Drills Include:

  • Close Quarter Shooting
  • Handgun Retention
  • One‐Handed Operation
  • Scanning 360 in Crowded Areas
  • Scenarios
  • Multiple Threats
  • Moving Targets
  • Advanced Pistol Malfunction Cures
  • Using Structures
  • Fighting from the Ground
  • Shooting from Vehicles
  • Much More

Firearm and Equipment Requirements: 

Same as for Defensive Handgun

Elbow Pads & Knee Pads


Age Requirements:

Minimum age is a muture 16